Identification, Images, & Information
For Insects, Spiders & Their Kin
For the United States & Canada

Family Bolbomyiidae

Fly ID - Bolbomyia Fly ID - Bolbomyia tiny black fly - Bolbomyia tiny black fly - Bolbomyia
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Diptera (Flies)
No Taxon (Orthorrhapha)
Infraorder Tabanomorpha
Family Bolbomyiidae
Synonyms and other taxonomic changes
formerly treated as part of Rhagionidae(1)
Explanation of Names
Bolbomyiidae Stuckenberg 2001
a single genus with 4 spp., all in our area(1)(2)(3)
NA and Kamchatka(2)